Formative Years Preschool Inc

     Tel: (215)735-3558
Grades: NS - PK | 24 students
Formative Years Learning Center is a private, non-sectarian preschool serving the need for professional early childhood education and care to the center city community for more than 25 years.
We are an active member of our community and our students learn directly what it means to be a "good neighbor".
Our program is designed for children between the ages of 3 and 6 years.
We offer multi-age, multi-cultural groupings and an open-education program that is individually geared to each child's interests and abilities.
We maintain a limited enrollment and small teacher-to-child ratios in order to provide an optimal learning experience for all of our students.
We provide a creative learning environment that is safe, comfortable and specifically designed for children.
Our goal is to ensure that each child receives a happy, secure start in their growth as creative individuals.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 24 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 50%
State avg.: 23%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The City School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is School Of Moorish Science Temp (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Philadelphia School (0.4 miles away)
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  • PhiladelphiaSchool Of Moorish Science Temp
      (Islamic)
    2022 South Street
    PhiladelphiaPA 19146
    (215)985-1250
      (Islamic)
    0.1 mi | 5 students | Gr. 1-6                      
  • PhiladelphiaThe City School
      (Presbyterian)
    4115 Baltimore Avenue
    PhiladelphiaPA 19104
    (215)382-7839
      (Presbyterian)
    0.3 mi | 304 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • PhiladelphiaThe Philadelphia School
    Alternative School
    2501 Lombard Street
    PhiladelphiaPA 19146
    (215)545-5323
    Alternative School
    0.4 mi | 408 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • PhiladelphiaDe La Salle In Town
    All-boys  | Alternative School
    25 S Van Pelt St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19103
    (215)567-5500
    All-boys  | Alternative School
    0.5 mi | 80 students | Gr. PK                      
  • PhiladelphiaCenter City KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    1700 Market Street
    PhiladelphiaPA 19103
    (215)563-9499
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    0.5 mi | 48 students | Gr. NS-PK                      

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